International Rescue Committee UK is the European headquarters of the IRC global network. We support people uprooted by conflict or natural disaster to rebuild their lives quickly, safely and with dignity.
On International Women’s Day 2014, the IRC is proud to celebrate its first year working successfully to promote women’s protection and empowerment in Somalia. Over 20 years of violent conflict and recurrent climatic shocks, like the devastating drought and famine of 2011, have led to the displacement of over a... Read more
By Diana Trimiño
2014 will see International Women’s Day focus on “Equality for women is progress for all”: a day to reflect on the progress we have achieved, to call for further change and to celebrate ordinary women who play extraordinary roles every day.
Yet progress does not reach women around the... Read more